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Video: 2017 Ducati Monster 1200 S

2017 Ducati Monster 1200 S

The 2017 Ducati Monster 1200 S is the best Monster yet, with more power, new electronics, sharper handling and fresh styling. See it in action during our test ride in the tight, twisty Maritime Alps of France. Read our 2017 Ducati Monster 1200 S first ride review

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VIDEO: Wheels Through Time’s Dale Walksler Fires Up Rare, American-made Motorcycles

Dale Walksler giving us a history lesson about his 1903 Indian, serial #500, thought to be the oldest surviving example of the brand.

Dale Walksler is a force of nature. He bristles with energy and enthusiasm, and by his own account, listening to him talk is “like trying to sip from a firehose.” A natural-born salesman—he used to own a successful Harley-Davidson dealership in Illinois, which subsidized his passion for collecting old bikes—Walksler draws you in quickly and holds you in rapt attention ...

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Video: 2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT

2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke GT

The KTM 1290 Super Duke GT is the perfect sport-touring machine for a rider who needs some creature comforts but doesn’t want to give up performance and handling. Check out our latest video below to see all the GT’s features, or watch it on our YouTube channel here. You can also read our First Ride Review of the 2017 KTM ...

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Video: Quinn Redeker’s Police Motorcycle Rodeo Runs

Quinn Redeker competing at the Third Annual International Police Motorcycle Skills Competition, held in San Francisco, California, on August 1, 2015. Negotiating tight cone patterns with speed and precision requires remarkable clutch and throttle control, excellent balance and laser-like focus. (Photography by the author)

During the Third Annual International Motorcycle Skills Competition, held in San Francisco, California, on August 1, 2015, Corporal Quinn Redeker of the Ventura Police Department completed two timed runs on the 2015 liquid-cooled BMW R 1200 RT-P. He allowed Rider magazine to mount a GoPro video camera on his bike (first run) and on his helmet (second run) during the ...

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Video: 2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin

The 2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin remains true to its dual-sport roots. It will appeal most to adventure riders who put a high priority on dirt-worthiness, who won’t mind its tall seat, its lack of cruise control or having to deal with tube-type tires. Check out our video about the Africa Twin by clicking on the box above or visiting ...

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2016 BMW S 1000 XR Video


Based on the 160-horsepower in-line four from the BMW S 1000 R naked sportbike, the all-new S 1000 XR adventure tourer delivers serious performance. To learn more about this motorcycle, read our First Ride Review, or read our comparison between this motorcycle and the Ducati Multistrada 1200 DVT S.  

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2016 BMW R 1200 RS Video


2016 is a comeback year for BMW’s R 1200 RS sport tourer. It offers the distinctive, torquey boxer twin experience in a sporty, fairing-equipped package. CLICK HERE to watch the video on our YouTube channel. CLICK HERE to read our Road Test of the 2016 BMW R 1200 RS.    

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2015 Kawasaki Versys 650 LT Video


The 2015 Kawasaki Versys 650 LT serves as stark reminder that a well-executed light and compact bike can indeed be a joy all the time, everywhere. To watch our video of this motorcycle on our YouTube page, click here. Read more about this motorcycle in our Road Test here.

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